There’s a saying here in Devon, UK that goes like this ‘There is no such thing as poor weather, just poor clothing choices.’
From the Blog on culture
Sometimes it can be helpful to consider a different metric all together – the ability to keep ‘playing’ or working. Aka – Showing up.
I still haven’t found what I’m looking for.’ Yahoo. Internet Explorer. Google. Ecosia. Safari. Firefox. Bing. were all supposed to solve this for us.
Minute can refer to time or size. Context determines the meaning and pronounciation. How does your context affect your approach?
Humanitarians will often talk about shifting the power back to the affected communities. Sometimes uncomfortable questions are still good to ask.
Fertilizer feeds the plants, not the soil. What is the soil in your project? Organisational culture or something else?
I could my heart beating and my stomach churning. Not in a good nervous way, but in a high anxiety, ‘I might just throw up’ type of way
Being aware of how the people involved and impacted by the change respond to authority can help the change maker achieve her goal.
We worship scale because we beleive it is more efficient. Scale often correlates with sameness. Perhaps we need to revive the value small.